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D.C. chief: 'Altercation' preceded I-295 shooting

Police now know more detailed information about the minutes before a deadly shooting on northbound Interstate 295 last Thursday. Police Chief Cathy Lanier is asking for help from WTOP listeners. "WTOP has very loyal commuter followers."

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Twitter accounts around the world quickly retweeted the Caitlyn Jenner's cover photo, most often with positive comments.

Blatter says he will resign as FIFA president

The 79-year-old Blatter was re-elected to a fifth term on Friday, two days after a corruption crisis erupted and seven soccer officials were arrested in Zurich.

What you need to know about farm-raised vs. wild-caught fish

While plates piled with more pink salmon and less red meat may make hearts healthier, the world’s oceans, lakes and rivers have felt the strain.

Seven semi-serious suggestions for Stephen Strasburg

Through 10 starts, the ace is just 3-5 with a 6.55 ERA. Clearly something is wrong.

'Doggie double' causes uproar in 'Britain's Got Talent'

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Fledgling bald eagles ready for take off in D.C.

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White House ticks off objections to budget bills

The House Appropriations Committee passed its 2016 Defense funding bill Tuesday but the White House criticized the measure saying the plan relies on gimmicks and locks in sequestration.

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